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Viking Raiders

They would raid places for food and valuable items

They would raid in Northumbria, in north-east England. Northumbria was an English kingdom when they got to they're place that they were raiding they jumped out of the longship and charged at the village they burned down building stole animals,slaves,and valuable items like Iron,coal,and jewelry.

What would vikings wear?

Vikings Clothes

Vikings warriors usually wore full armor to protect the head and torso less vulnerable parts were guarded to some extent by thick leather and each man carried a shield as well as an ax or a heavy sword

Vikings wore clothes similar to those of people in England, Scotland and Wales at this time. Men wore tunics and trousers. Women wore long dresses, with a kind of long apron. Clothes were made from wool, linen and animal skins. Mostly people dressed to keep warm